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American Libraries
by Aristotle; Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin; Bekker, Immanuel, 1785-1871, ed.; Brandis, Christian August, 1790-1867, ed.; Bonitz, Hermann, 1814-1888
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v. 1-2. Aristoteles Graece ex recognitione Immanuelis Bekkeri. 1831.--v. 3. Aristoteles latine interpretibus variis. 1831.--v. 4. Scholia in Aristotelem. Collegit Christianus Aug. Brandis. 1836.--v. 5. Aristotelis qui ferebantur librorum fragmenta. Scholiorum in Aristotelem supplementum. Index Aristotelicus. 1870
American Libraries
by Aristotle; Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin; Bekker, Immanuel, 1785-1871, ed.; Brandis, Christian August, 1790-1867, ed.; Bonitz, Hermann, 1814-1888
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v. 1-2. Aristoteles Graece ex recognitione Immanuelis Bekkeri. 1831.--v. 3. Aristoteles latine interpretibus variis. 1831.--v. 4. Scholia in Aristotelem. Collegit Christianus Aug. Brandis. 1836.--v. 5. Aristotelis qui ferebantur librorum fragmenta. Scholiorum in Aristotelem supplementum. Index Aristotelicus. 1870
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Terence; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Donatus, Aelius; Asper, Aemilius; Cornutus, Lucius Annaeus, 1st cent; Waldkirch, Conrad von, fl. 1583-1616; Smetius, Johannes, 1599-1651, former owner
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John Adams Library copy contains underlining and minor annotations in unknown hand. Wanting all pages up to signature b2.
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
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Topic: Christian saints.
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Plato; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Estienne, Henri, 1531-1598, ed; Serres, Jean de, 1540?-1598, tr; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, former owner
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John Adams's signature on title page, v.1 : "John Adams." Signature on first leaf, v. 1: "John Quincy Adams." Inscribed on half t.p., v. 2: "Perrim."
Topic: Plato
Generally ascribed to Paul Aler (later adapted by various others) and based on an earlier work by another "Unus a Societate Jesu", titled: Synonymorum et epithetorum thesaurus (1652), later: Novus synonymorum, epithetorum et phrasium, seu elegantiarum poeticarum, thesaurus (1662). --cf.
Topics: Latin language -- Quantity, Latin language -- Synonyms and antonyms, Latin language -- Epithets
American Libraries
by Aristotle; Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin; Bekker, Immanuel, 1785-1871, ed.; Brandis, Christian August, 1790-1867, ed.; Bonitz, Hermann, 1814-1888
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v. 1-2. Aristoteles Graece ex recognitione Immanuelis Bekkeri. 1831.--v. 3. Aristoteles latine interpretibus variis. 1831.--v. 4. Scholia in Aristotelem. Collegit Christianus Aug. Brandis. 1836.--v. 5. Aristotelis qui ferebantur librorum fragmenta. Scholiorum in Aristotelem supplementum. Index Aristotelicus. 1870
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Estienne, Henri, 1531-1598, printer; Estienne, Henri, 1531-1598, ed; Canter, Willem, 1542-1575, tr; Traversari, Ambrogio, 1386-1439, tr; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy has plate on verso facing t.p., v. 1: "Relie par crucifix Mtre. Relieur Rue St. Jean de Beauvais pres l'Eglise, A Paris." Inscribed on t.p., v. 1: "Petrus Colladon." Inscribed on first leaf, v. 1-2: "John Adams 1784 Paris."
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Topics: Philosophers, Ancient, Philosophy, Ancient, Pythagoras and Pythagorean school
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
Topics: Greek language -- Latin, Greek language -- Latin, Latin language -- Greek, Latin language -- Greek
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Homer; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Clarke, Samuel, 1675-1729; Clarke, Samuel, d. 1778; Knapton, John, 1696-1770, publisher; Knapton, Paul, fl. 1735-1770, publisher; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy has separate leaf of notes inserted in v. 1, p. 48-49, removed and stored separately.
Topics: Homer, Achilles (Greek mythology), Trojan War, Epic poetry, Greek
American Libraries
by Aristotle; Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin; Bekker, Immanuel, 1785-1871, ed.; Brandis, Christian August, 1790-1867, ed.; Bonitz, Hermann, 1814-1888
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v. 1-2. Aristoteles Graece ex recognitione Immanuelis Bekkeri. 1831.--v. 3. Aristoteles latine interpretibus variis. 1831.--v. 4. Scholia in Aristotelem. Collegit Christianus Aug. Brandis. 1836.--v. 5. Aristotelis qui ferebantur librorum fragmenta. Scholiorum in Aristotelem supplementum. Index Aristotelicus. 1870
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Homer; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Clarke, Samuel, 1675-1729; Clarke, Samuel, d. 1778; Knapton, John, 1696-1770, publisher; Knapton, Paul, fl. 1735-1770, publisher; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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Topics: Homer, Achilles (Greek mythology), Trojan War, Epic poetry, Greek
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
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Topic: Christian saints.
Source: folio
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
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Topic: Christian saints.
Source: folio
Getty Research Institute
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Final page blank
Topic: Signs and symbols
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Comenius, Johann Amos, 1592-1670; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Courcelles, Etienne de, 1586-1659; Simon, Theodor, fl.ca. 1629-1649; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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T.p. printed in red and black. Includes index. Errata on p. 240.
Topics: Latin language, Greek language, French language
John Adams Library copy inscribed on t.p.: "ex libris Cussy ..." John Adams Library copy contains minor annotations in Adams's hand. Transcriptions of handwritten annotations available from Boston Public Library, Rare Books & Manuscripts Department.
Topics: Latin language -- French, French language -- Latin
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Morell, Thomas, 1703-1784; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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Topic: Greek language -- Quantity
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Estienne, Charles, 1504-ca. 1564; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Dumas, Charles Guillaume Frédéric, ca. 1725-1780, former owner; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy inscribed on t.p.: "Cwf Dumas."
Topics: History -- Latin, Biography -- Latin, Classical dictionaries, Forms (Law) -- Great Britain
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Estienne, Charles, 1504-ca. 1564; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Dumas, Charles Guillaume Frédéric, ca. 1725-1780, former owner; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy incomplete: lacking t.p. and multiple pages at end. John Adams's signature on column [4]: "John Adams."
Topics: History -- Latin, Biography -- Latin, Classical dictionaries, Forms (Law) -- Great Britain
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
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Topic: Christian saints.
Source: folio
John Adams Library copy inscribed verso of t.p. and final leaf: "G: Maylem [strikethrough]"; "Francis Morton Sum EX Libris 1703" ; [misc. notes in Latin, in other hand]. John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams."
Topics: Pharmacopoeias, Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 260-ca. 340; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20; Scaliger, Joseph Juste, 1540-1609; More, Alexander, 1616-1670; Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664, publisher; Hercules, Nicolaes, fl. 1655-1661, printer; Scaliger, Joseph Juste, 1540-1609; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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Brunet
Topic: Chronology, Historical
John Adams Library copy has signature removed from title page, v. 1-2. Inscribed "Bryan H" on fore-edge of v. 1.
Topic: Law reports, digests, etc. -- Great Britain
T.p. printed in red and black
Topics: Homer, Greek language, Proverbs, Greek
Date precedes printer on t.p.'s
Topic: Civilization, Medieval
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Plato; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Estienne, Henri, 1531-1598, ed; Serres, Jean de, 1540?-1598, tr; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, former owner
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John Adams's signature on title page, v.1 : "John Adams." Signature on first leaf, v. 1: "John Quincy Adams." Inscribed on half t.p., v. 2: "Perrim."
Topic: Plato
Rutgers University Libraries
by Caesar, Julius; Edwards, H. J. (Henry John), 1869-1923
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xxii, 619 p., [8] folded leaves of plates, maps ; 17 cm. Latin and English on opposite pages.
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Topic: Gaul--History--Gallic Wars, 58-51 B.C.
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Plato; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Estienne, Henri, 1531-1598, ed; Serres, Jean de, 1540?-1598, tr; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, former owner
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John Adams's signature on title page, v.1 : "John Adams." Signature on first leaf, v. 1: "John Quincy Adams." Inscribed on half t.p., v. 2: "Perrim."
Topic: Plato
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Colégio das Artes (Coimbra, Portugal); John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Aristotle; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy inscribed on t.p.: "Johannes Nortonus."
Topic: Aristotle
John Adams Library copy inscribed on t.p.: "John Quincy Adams." Separate leaf of annotations [in Greek] inserted between pp. 496-497. Item removed and stored separately.
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by Valeriano, Pierio, 1477-1560; Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543
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Printer's name from device on t.p. with "Palma Ising,", repeated on last p. (Basler Büchermarken, 148)
Topics: Egyptian language, Hieroglyphics, Symbolism
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Ammianus Marcellinus; Lindenbrog, Friedrich, 1573-1648; Valois, Henri de, 1603-1676; Valois, Adrien de, 1607-1692; Gronovius, Jacobus, 1645-1716; Hooghe, Romeyn de, 1645-1708; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner. MB (BRL); John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL)
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Engraved t.p. and title vignette
Topics: Coins, Roman, Emperors
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by Bosch, Jacob, 1652-1704; Müller, Jakob, ca. 1670-ca. 1703; Wolffgang, Johann Georg W., 1664-1744; Schalckh, J. C., 18th cent
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Pages 51-52 (first series) and 44-45 (sixth series) lacking in numbering
Topics: Emblems, Symbolism
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Morell, Thomas, 1703-1784; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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Topic: Greek language -- Quantity
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Thucydides; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Aubry, Jean, printer; Estienne, Henri, 1531-1598; Marnius, Claudius, d. 1610, printer; Portus, Aemilius, 1550-1614 or 15, commentator; Portus, Franciscus, 1511-1581, commentator; Valla, Lorenzo, 1406-1457; Wechel, Andreas, d. 1581 printer; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, former owner
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John Adams Library copy inscribed: former owner's signature crossed out. John Adams Library copy inscribed: "J.Q. Adams."
Topic: Greece -- History Peloponnesian War, 431-404 B.C. Early works to 1800
Signatures: pi²(-pi1) A² a-d² B-4D
Topic: Latin language, Medieval and modern
John Adams Library copy has signature removed from title page, v. 1-2. Inscribed "Bryan H" on fore-edge of v. 1.
Topic: Law reports, digests, etc. -- Great Britain
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Xenophon; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Hutchinson, Thomas, 1698-1769; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, Charles Francis, 1807-1886, former owner. BRL
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John Adams Library copy inscribed on first leaf: "Charles Adams 1785" and hand drawing of compass rose. Inscribed on t.p.: "Tho Ward AD 1735" and "Given by him to Mr. Peaslee Collins April 27th 1758[?]" [in Adams's hand]. John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams."
Topics: Cyrus, King of Persia, d. 529 B.C, Iran -- Kings and rulers Biography
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
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Topic: Christian saints.
American Libraries
by Aristotle; Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin; Bekker, Immanuel, 1785-1871, ed.; Brandis, Christian August, 1790-1867, ed.; Bonitz, Hermann, 1814-1888
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v. 1-2. Aristoteles Graece ex recognitione Immanuelis Bekkeri. 1831.--v. 3. Aristoteles latine interpretibus variis. 1831.--v. 4. Scholia in Aristotelem. Collegit Christianus Aug. Brandis. 1836.--v. 5. Aristotelis qui ferebantur librorum fragmenta. Scholiorum in Aristotelem supplementum. Index Aristotelicus. 1870
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Moltzer, Jakob, 1503-1558; Ciofani, Ercole; Heinsius, Daniel, 1580-1655; Heinsius, Nicolaas, 1620-1681; Burman, Pieter, 1668-1741, ed; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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t. 1, Publii Ovidii Nasonis Heroides, Amorum Lib. III, Artis Amatoria libri III, Remedia amoris, Medicamina faciei, Halieutica, Epicedion Drusi Caesaris, A. Sabini epistolae III / cum integris Jacobi Micylli, Herculis Ciofani, Danielis et Nicolai Heinsiorum, et excerptis aliorum notis quibus suas adiecit Petrus Burmannus[sic]-- t. 2 ... Metamorphoseon libri XV / cum integris Jacobi Constantii Fanensis, Henrici Loritii Glareani, Jacobi Micylli ... -- t. 3 ... Fastorum libri VI / cum integris...
Topic: Ovid, B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Erasmus, Desiderius, d. 1536; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Tappe, Eberhard; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy inscribed on verso of first leaf: "B. Colman 1704."
Imprint from added t.p., engraved by Robert Cordier
Topics: Education of princes, Political science, Kings and rulers
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Petronius Arbiter; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Lundorp, Michael Caspar, ca. 1580-1629; Goldast, Melchior, 1578-1635; Schleich, Clemens, fl. 1619-1628; Heredes Andreae Wecheli; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Gridley, Jeremiah, 1702-1767, former owner
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John Adams Library copy inscribed [and crossed through] on t.p.: "Jer Gridley." John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams" and "Liber Guilholmi Griffithii Anglo Britanni, Artium Magistri, & Notary Publici; Homi in Surcia impestus quatuor solicis Prichio Non Novems 1664." Minor annotations.
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by Bosch, Jacob, 1652-1704; Müller, Jakob, ca. 1670-ca. 1703; Wolfgang, Johann Georg, 1662 or 4-1774; Schalckh, J. C., 18th cent
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Pages 51-52 (first series) and 44-45 (sixth series) lacking in numbering
Topics: Emblems, Symbolism
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by Bolland, Johannes, 1596-1665; Tollenaere, Jean de, 1582-1643; Hossche, Sidronius de, 1596-1653; Walle, Jacques van de, 1599-1690; Fruytiers, Philip, 1610-1666; Galle, Cornelis, 1576-1650
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By Johannes Bolland, Jean de Tollenaer and others. Each book is followed by Exercitatio poetica (Latin verse, some Greek, Hebrew) by Sidronius de Hossche, Jacques van de Walle and others. See Backer-Sommervogel
Topics: Jesuits, Jesuits, Jesuis
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by La Feuille, Daniel de. Devises et emblèmes anciennes et modernes; Mulder, Joseph, b. 1659 or 60; Wetstein, Henricus
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Added engraved illustrated title-page by Joseph Mulder in Russian, with title "Symvoly i emblemata", incorporating a portrait of Peter the Great after Sir Godfrey Kneller
Topic: Emblems
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by Laurentiis, Mariano de
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Sloan candidate
Topics: Campania (Italy) -- Antiquities, Italy -- Antiquities
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Livy; Officina Elzeviriana, printer; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Gronovius, Joannes Fredericus, 1611-1671; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy inscribed on verso of t.p.: "The gift of John Thaxter." Signature removed from t.p. Minor annotations.
Topic: Rome -- History
Biglotton amplificatum; omnibus hactenus editis generis dictionariis multo perfectius, & incipientius atque progredientis juventutis utilitati accomodatius. T.p. printed in red and black. Text printed in two columns.
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
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Topic: Christian saints.
Source: folio
John Adams Library copy has signature removed from title page. Inscribed on t.p. in other hand. Minor annotations.
Topics: Pleading -- Great Britain, Forms (Law) -- Great Britain
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Epictetus; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Epictetus; Epictetus; Simplicius, of Cilicia; Arrian; Wolf, Hieronymus, 1516-1580; Mylius, Arnold, printer; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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Missing most of title page and page damage through page 69. Greek and Latin in parallel columns.
Topic: Ethics
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Polybius; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Aeneas, Tacticus, 4th cent. B.C; Casaubon, Isaac, 1559-1614, tr; Gronovius, Jacobus, 1645-1716, ed; Janssonius van Waesberge, Johannes, fl. 1642-1681, publisher; Someren, Joannes van, publisher; Mathijsz, Severijn, printer; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy has separate advertisement inserted between p. 172-173, v. 1: printed business card (1 in. x 2 1/4 in.) reading "Geo. B. Bains & Sons, Manufacturers of Trunks, Bags and Satchels, 402 Market Street, Philadelphia." which has been removed and stored separately. t. 1. Historiarum libri V. E Polybii ... sexta-undecima historia excerpta. -- t. 2. E Polybii duodecima-septimadecima historia excerpta. Excerpta Legationum. Excerpta De virtutibus et vitiis. Fragmenta....
Topics: History, Ancient, Siege warfare
Date precedes printer on t.p.'s
Topic: Civilization, Medieval
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Virgil; Servius, 4th cent. In Vergilii carmina commentarii. 1610; Fulgentius, Fabius Planciades; Philargyrius, Junius; Daniel, Pierre, 1530-1603; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL)
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Includes index
John Adams Library copy inscribed on title page: signature "Jeremiah Gridley" crossed out. John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams."
Topic: Homer
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
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Topic: Christian saints.
John Adams Library copy inscribed: "Benjamin Wadsworth His Book Anno Dominis 1687." Inscribed "Benjamin Wadsworth his Book Anno Salvatoris 1687 sev. May the- 2." Inscribed: "Benjamin Wadsworth Anno Dom. 1686 Given by his brother Recompence." Inscribed: "N. Williams’s book bought of Mr Wadsworth April 1 1695. for 6/." Signature removed from t.p.
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Livy; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Modius, François, 1556-1597; Gruterus, Janus, 1560-1627; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
Topics: Tacitus, Cornelius, Rome -- History
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Maranta, Roberto, d. ca. 1530; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Follerio, Pietro, fl. 1554-1560; Rulandius, Joannes; Arnono, Giovanni d', fl. 1524-1534; Gridley, Jeremiah, 1702-1767, former owner; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams." John Adams Library copy inscribed on t.p.: "Jer. Gridley."
Topics: Civil procedure (Roman law), Procedure (Roman law)
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Moltzer, Jakob, 1503-1558; Ciofani, Ercole; Heinsius, Daniel, 1580-1655; Heinsius, Nicolaas, 1620-1681; Burman, Pieter, 1668-1741, ed; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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t. 1, Publii Ovidii Nasonis Heroides, Amorum Lib. III, Artis Amatoria libri III, Remedia amoris, Medicamina faciei, Halieutica, Epicedion Drusi Caesaris, A. Sabini epistolae III / cum integris Jacobi Micylli, Herculis Ciofani, Danielis et Nicolai Heinsiorum, et excerptis aliorum notis quibus suas adiecit Petrus Burmannus[sic]-- t. 2 ... Metamorphoseon libri XV / cum integris Jacobi Constantii Fanensis, Henrici Loritii Glareani, Jacobi Micylli ... -- t. 3 ... Fastorum libri VI / cum integris...
Topic: Ovid, B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
P. [1] is engraved title. P. [3]-[12] are letterpress. Leaf [1] is engraved port. of the author. Leaves 2-48 are models of penmanship
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Topics: Penmanship, Calligraphy
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Polybius; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Aeneas, Tacticus, 4th cent. B.C; Casaubon, Isaac, 1559-1614, tr; Gronovius, Jacobus, 1645-1716, ed; Janssonius van Waesberge, Johannes, fl. 1642-1681, publisher; Someren, Joannes van, publisher; Mathijsz, Severijn, printer; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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t. 1. Historiarum libri V. E Polybii ... sexta-undecima historia excerpta. -- t. 2. E Polybii duodecima-septimadecima historia excerpta. Excerpta Legationum. Excerpta De virtutibus et vitiis. Fragmenta. Synopsis chronologica. Aeneae ... Commentarius Tacticus. Notae. Index. -- t. 3. Notae. Notes: Latin and Greek in parallel columns
Topics: History, Ancient, Siege warfare
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by Valeriano, Pierio, 1477-1560; Curione, Celio Augustino, 1538-1567
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Thomas Guarin's device on t.p. ("Palma Gvar.") and on last p. (Basler Büchermarken 204, with variant inscription "Palma Gvari."). Full-page port. of author on t.p. verso. Numerous woodcut ill., mostly taken over from Lorenzo Torrentino's partial ed. of 1556; see Mortimer, R., Italian 16th-cent., 511. Decorated and historiated initials in various sizes, some of them after Hans Holbein; see Hollstein
Topics: Egyptian language, Hieroglyphics, Symbols
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Topic: Christian saints.
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Topic: Christian saints.
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by Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Moltzer, Jakob, 1503-1558; Ciofani, Ercole; Heinsius, Daniel, 1580-1655; Heinsius, Nicolaas, 1620-1681; Burman, Pieter, 1668-1741, ed; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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t. 1, Publii Ovidii Nasonis Heroides, Amorum Lib. III, Artis Amatoria libri III, Remedia amoris, Medicamina faciei, Halieutica, Epicedion Drusi Caesaris, A. Sabini epistolae III / cum integris Jacobi Micylli, Herculis Ciofani, Danielis et Nicolai Heinsiorum, et excerptis aliorum notis quibus suas adiecit Petrus Burmannus[sic]-- t. 2 ... Metamorphoseon libri XV / cum integris Jacobi Constantii Fanensis, Henrici Loritii Glareani, Jacobi Micylli ... -- t. 3 ... Fastorum libri VI / cum integris...
Topic: Ovid, B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
First published under title: Atalanta fugiens (Oppenheimii : Ex typographia Hieronymi Galleri : Sumptibus Joh. Theodori de Bry, 1618). Plates by M. Merian. Cf. de Jong
Topic: Alchemy
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Topic: Christian saints.
Source: folio
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by Buchanan, George, 1506-1582; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams' signature on inside front cover: "John Adams."
Topic: Scotland -- History To 1603
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by Cats, Jacob, 1577-1660; Schillemans, Frans, b. 1575; Venne, Adriaen Pietersz. van de, 1589-1662; Swelinck, Jan Gerrits, b. ca. 1601
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Second ed. Pts. 2-3 have added explanatory texts in Latin and Dutch, and lack the additional impressions of the emblematic ill. which occur in the 1st ed. See Landwehr